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Confederation Bridge
Sunday, June 18, 2017      8 comments

"In addition to celebrating Canada's 150th anniversary, Islanders will also have a chance this summer to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Confe... Read more
Iles de la Madeleine
Thursday, June 08, 2017      7 comments

Before I arrived in Nova Scotia, my sister asked if I would be interested in visiting the Magdalen Islands. Neither of us had been here and she wanted to visit. Of course, I said 'yes'. She made the reservations for the ferry and motel. Wedn... Read more
Thursday
Thursday, June 01, 2017      14 comments

We are having a good vacation. My little village has shrunk even more. There used to be a Co-op store for groceries. It is closed. They now have to travel approximately 30 minutes to shop. We have had some good exploratory rides. ... Read more
Nova Scotia Vacation
Monday, May 29, 2017      8 comments

My daughter and I had good flights on Friday. My sister was waiting at the Halifax Airport to pick us up. My daugher's friend, Sue, traveled by bus from Saint John to join us. Then we had to find where Sister had parked her car. (We did even... Read more
I'm Getting Excited
Thursday, May 25, 2017      11 comments

I was born in Moncton, New Brunswick at the end of World War II. My parents were both from the same community in Nova Scotia. When I was still a baby, we moved to Greenwood, Nova Scotia for my father's job. When I was 12, my father had the op... Read more
Le Chocolat 2017
Sunday, May 07, 2017      18 comments

I am home after our busy morning. I was up by 6, called my granddaughter to make sure she was up and still planning to walk with me and then had some slow-cooker oatmeal. Granddaughter lives about 20 minutes away. I picked her up and drove to... Read more
Week Four 5% Challenge
Saturday, May 06, 2017      8 comments

Another week has quickly passed by. It was a busy week for me. Again, my weight stayed steady - no loss. There have been heavy rains all week. Areas of the county are flooded. From the news, it sounds like there are other parts of the p... Read more
Why Do You Want to Be Healthy and Fit?
Sunday, April 30, 2017      18 comments

[Let's try again. Don't you hate it when you have a blog three-quarters finished and the computer hiccups and everything is gone? I will try to re-create my thought process.] Spark Guy has us thinking about why we want to be healthy and f... Read more
Week Three 5% Challenge
Saturday, April 29, 2017      11 comments

One would think that with all my experience, eliminating pounds would be easier than it is. Week three and I am down .2. Wow! I suppose it is better than up .2 but does it really matter? Down one day, up the next. This has been my patte... Read more
Week Two Results
Saturday, April 22, 2017      7 comments

I weighed myself this morning and reported to my team. No change. I was down a pound when I visited the dietitian Thursday morning. Of course it was a different scale. ... Read more
After One Week
Saturday, April 15, 2017      11 comments

We have completed the first week of the 5% challenge. I did not lose a lot but the scale showed a loss. I will take it and move on to week two. The weather today was very summerlike. Better weather is an encouragement for me to get outsi... Read more
Preparing for 5% Challenge
Monday, April 03, 2017      11 comments

Our start date is Saturday April 8th. I have been reading and preparing. Regardless of what you have been doing, remind yourself daily "I used to be that way, but now I am different"... quote by Linda Spangle. Starting today, I am ... Read more
Just for fun: 40 things
Sunday, March 26, 2017      9 comments

Borrowed from ONEKIDSMOM: Learn 40 things about your friends and let them learn 40 things about you. 1. Do you like blue cheese? I have never had it 2. Have you ever smoked cigarettes? Tried it once but I was never a smoker ... Read more
St. Patrick's Day
Friday, March 17, 2017      9 comments

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Update
Monday, March 06, 2017      14 comments

This latest re-start is not going well. I am tracking which is a good thing but I cannot see progress yet. I will continue on and hopefully have a break through soon. On a happier note, we went to a Maple Syrup Festival Sunday afternoon... Read more

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